Fostering Family History Services: A Guide for Librarians, Archivists, and Volunteers: A Guide for Librarians, Archivists, and Volunteers by Rhonda Clark, Nicole Miller
English | February 29th, 2016 | ISBN: 1610695410 | 269 Pages | EPUB | 4.73 MB
Here is everything you need to promote your library as a center for genealogical study by leveraging your collection to help patrons conduct research on ancestors, document family stories, and archive family heirlooms.
• Discusses the reference environment and offers tips for strategic planning for local studies
• Includes hints of how to assess, organize, discard, or donate family heirlooms
• Offers suggestions for caring for family history archives, including physical enclosures, digital copies, and the importance of data backups
• Features templates for partnership agreements with other organizations.